If i was from the big town I would be calm and debonair

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(i'm writing, and what i usually do when writing is put songs/albums/playlists on repeat, and so the music comes in and out of consciousness but at the same time creates this steady non-disruptive rhythm/tone)

obliquity of the ecliptic (rrrobyn), Thursday, 24 February 2011 03:42 (five years ago) Permalink


not everything is a campfire (ian), Thursday, 24 February 2011 03:43 (five years ago) Permalink


and all rooms were not the same, some better than others

obliquity of the ecliptic (rrrobyn), Thursday, 24 February 2011 03:44 (five years ago) Permalink

one month passes...

A Performance by Robert Ashley
Thursday, April 14, 2011 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Granoff Center for the Creative Arts, Martinos Auditorium
154 Angell Street
Distinguished composer/librettist/singer David Ashley will perform scenes from two of his operas, "Concrete" and "Atalanta (Acts of God)." Robert Ashley has an international reputation for his work in new forms of opera; his recorded works are acknowledged classics of language in a musical setting, known for their original style and their distinctly American subject matter and use of language. His music has been described as "nothing less than the first American opera."

sorry ozzy but your dope is in another castle (Edward III), Thursday, 24 March 2011 15:49 (five years ago) Permalink

^ @ brown university providence rhode island usa earth

sorry ozzy but your dope is in another castle (Edward III), Thursday, 24 March 2011 15:49 (five years ago) Permalink

and here's a 14 hour PBS series ashley did on modern decomposers in the 70s


sorry ozzy but your dope is in another castle (Edward III), Thursday, 24 March 2011 15:54 (five years ago) Permalink

^^ every second of that worth watching, that 14 hour work is one of my favorite films / videos of the 70's


“Selected Lectures Written to be Sung”, Wednesday, March 29 10:30 AM
“Answers”, Thursday, March 31 7:00 PM.

Milton Parker, Thursday, 24 March 2011 17:58 (five years ago) Permalink

are you gonna play hooky from work to go to the Weds. thing?

sarahel, Thursday, 24 March 2011 20:02 (five years ago) Permalink

I'm guest lecturing Zeena's class on tuesday, so two days of hooky (& three consecutive days of Mills) is probably pushing it. Maybe, though.

Milton Parker, Thursday, 24 March 2011 21:11 (five years ago) Permalink

one month passes...

that simple notion
a coincidence among coincidences
is all one needs to know

it's time for the fish in the perculator (Steve Shasta), Wednesday, 11 May 2011 03:50 (five years ago) Permalink

enough light on clear days for ordinary occupations

obliquity of the ecliptic (rrrobyn), Wednesday, 11 May 2011 04:19 (five years ago) Permalink

three weeks pass...

In the beginning, there were rocks
and on those rocks with harder rocks
we learned to make a million bruises
to spell out things like "we were here" and "watch your water"

Trip Maker, Thursday, 2 June 2011 20:52 (five years ago) Permalink

he sat and thought about obedience
he had resolved that, of the two kinds,
the kind that takes every message of order, rule, law as error
that everybody who passes along these messages
that loathes the buildings
that contradicts the inner voice
that resists, in short, was his
and the other kind...
how could it be?

from shmear to eternity (donna rouge), Thursday, 2 June 2011 21:31 (five years ago) Permalink

Introducing Susie. Susie works at the bank. That’s her job. Mostly she helps people count their money. SHE LIKES IT

Milton Parker, Thursday, 2 June 2011 23:55 (five years ago) Permalink

my facebook "text box" when that was still a thing had that line it, but with my actual name

from shmear to eternity (donna rouge), Friday, 3 June 2011 21:36 (five years ago) Permalink

three months pass...

it takes one to peddle and one to steer

plax (ico), Monday, 5 September 2011 20:27 (five years ago) Permalink

two weeks pass...


your girlfriend on facebook (admrl), Thursday, 22 September 2011 19:55 (five years ago) Permalink

one year passes...

if i was from the big town i would be calm and debonair

plax (ico), Monday, 13 May 2013 22:52 (three years ago) Permalink

- marion finucane

i gave ten pounds and all i got was a lousy * (darraghmac), Monday, 13 May 2013 22:58 (three years ago) Permalink

he worked with the forwardness and the backwardness

Clay, Monday, 13 May 2013 23:08 (three years ago) Permalink

was talking to a musician at a show tonight and she told me she is going to perform with robert ashley here in mtl in early june and i am like aaaaaah

obliquity of the ecliptic (rrrobyn), Tuesday, 14 May 2013 05:37 (three years ago) Permalink

"try to keep in touch with forms of disorder that have been successful in other places so that you can adopt them to local conditions. you can't think of everything."

Milton Parker, Friday, 17 May 2013 21:26 (three years ago) Permalink

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